Younghoon Jo was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. He earned a B.A. from Kyonggi University with a double major in Creative Writing and Visual Arts. Younghoo worked in education until he moved to Australia, where he worked in fashion retail, and now he works for SCC in Pyeongtaek.
Younghoon previously participated in improvisational theater, performing both in English and Korean, but has more recently taken to binge-watching crime documentaries.